The Advertising Industry is Responsible

Interviewer: Ponderosa Pine! How did you get that name? Environmental Activist: I gave it to myself in 1972. I had moved back to California from New Mexico where I became really fond of that tree and then I learned it is the most susceptible of California trees to smog and […] Read more »

In My Opinion…

Vedanta is a Hindu philosophy and practice whose goal is self-realization. In this conversation, Mark asks a woman in India about the best place to study Vedanta. Read more »

Kirsten from Tasmania

[audio:kirsten.mp3] Download audio file (kirsten.mp3) at Jonathon Ah Kit Mark: So Kirsten what part of Tasmania do you come from? Kirsten: I come from a place called Launceston in the north of the state. It is the second biggest city in Tasmania. Mark: Is it on the coast? Kirsten: No, […] Read more »

Miyako’s Education – Part 31

[audio:miyako31.mp3] Download audio file (miyako31.mp3) at omno John: Hi, Yumie. I haven’t seen you for a while. Yumie: Yeah, I’ve been busy. How’s it going? John: Not bad. Not bad at all. What have you been up to? Yumie: Oh not much. Just studying. I have been studying a lot. […] Read more »

The Story of the Bhagavad-Gita

[audio:bhagavad-gita.mp3] Download audio file (bhagavad-gita.mp3) at novanglus3 Mark and Pedro and Kenni and Be are talking about the Bhagavad-Gita after dinner. Mark: Hello everybody. I am just sitting here with Pedro. We have just had dinner and we are having a glass of red wine. Pedro, you are from Chile. […] Read more »

Mosquito City

[audio:Mosquitocity.mp3] Download audio file (Mosquitocity.mp3) at markwhite Hi. My name is Ralph Mesquite. I am a biologist. I live at Ling Lodge in Brooklyn City. Ling Lodge is on Old River Road. It is a part of Mosquito City. The houses in Brooklyn do not have street numbers. They have […] Read more »